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My Site is a personal site that gives you a central location to manage and store your documents, content, links, and contacts. My Site serves as a point of contact for other users in your organization to find information about you and your skills and interests. Content providers can use My Site as a method of customizing the information they present to users.

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UserProfile.RetrieveUser() Exception, Cannot continue the execution because the session is in the kill state

I am using following C# code to read user profile of users but getting error. Please ignore any syntax error in following code as I typed by hand here. Code using (SPSite site = new SPSite(SPContext....
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Is it possible to delete a user's MySite page if their User profile has already been deleted

Is it possible to delete a user's MySite page if their user profile has already been deleted? Or does their MySite page automatically get deleted when their profile is deleted? If it does still need ...
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MySite Quota - based on Version History?

We use SharePoint 2016 on-prem and the User's MySite quota is set to 5GB but apparently it's nearly full. However, when the user checks the actual size of the file stored locally on his device, it is ...
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How does the SharePoint My Site display language feature work from a technical standpoint?

I'm searching for a documentation of how SharePoint processes the display languages that users can configure in their My Site. Which components (services, timer jobs, caches...) of SharePoint are ...
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Sharepoint Search Rest API not returning search results from Onedrive/personal sites

Our goal is to query the Sharepoint Search API and fetch all files from OneDrive (my drives/personal sites) where the search input exists in the content. We are using the following query: POST https://...
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MySite showing HTTP/1.1 200 OK

My all sites including mysite was working as http://computername Later I installed SSL, created a new A record and modified all URLs to https://sharepoint. I went into MySite settings in Central Admin ...
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SharePoint 2013 - MySites - SharePoint permissions grant access to file, but users get 'access denied'?

I have a funny situation involving MySites and OneNote documents. I have gone into SharePoint mysites site and verified that I have permissions given to a particular Document Library with permissions ...
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Sharepoint 2013 - Get Mysite Document Details Report

I'm quite new to SharePoint and powershell scripting. I need some assistance in getting document details of the below from Mysite. It currently has several user profiles storing both their Personal ...
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SharePoint Upgrade from 2010 to 2013 - Missing Organization Browser / Org Chart

I upgraded SharePoint 2010 to 2013 and the Org Chart / Organization Browser no longer appears under MySite. Or clicking on a user (people search webpart successfully implemented) forwards to the ...
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How to Change "About Me" URL in SharePoint 2016?

I need to Change "About Me" URL in SharePoint 2016 to be "https" instead of "http". Note that "My Site" is in the same Web application with other sites.
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SharePoint 2013 MySites data abruptly missing

If anyone can offer any advice, I need some help trying to retrieve missing data from a SharePoint 2013 MySite/OneDrive for Business Site (On-Premise) Backstory: We have users that have SharePoint ...
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Migrate Sharepoint AD import connection to Microsoft Identity Manager (MIM)

We want to migrate Sharepoint user profile sychronization from active directory import to Microsoft Identity Manager (MIM).(Due to multiple AD forests requirement) Can we do this, and if we do this ...
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Is there any way to enable external sharing for the tenant-my.sharepoint.com domain with Sharepoint Online?

I want to enable external sharing for the tenant-my.sharepoint.com domain so that external users can see people's profile pictures, which are stored at https://tenant-my.sharepoint.com/User%20Photos/...
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Custom Master page for mysite

What does it take to have the my site host web application using a custom developed master page Can it be done using angular? I have tried the SharePoint designer but that did not help. your ...
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MySite Creation

Following on from my original question - SharePoint Farm requiring DC I successfully got this to work, and have all the required profiles available in CA now. Now that the User Profile service has ...
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Change the look and feel in OneDrive mysite

Mysite and OneDrive shows the default theme, we need to change the color and the background It looks ease of cake, I went to site setting, the change the look is not available, I clicked on the ...
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Why Microsoft force to use OneDrive in mysite

As it answered in my previous question, I can't disable OneDrive in mysite why Microsoft add it as a mandatory option? Is there anyway to use only newsfeed and my profile info?
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Disable one drive in mysite

Is it possible to use mysite in SharePoint 2016 without OneDrive? Is there away to disable it ?
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show my meeting in SharePoint calendar list

my manager ask me to show his meeting in his calendar list ! I don't know, how can do it is it easy and possible to sync my meeting from outlook to a calendar in my personal mysite? if yes please ...
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My site required permissions

I configured mysite in my environment, everything is ok, But I need to allow the user to use newsfeed only. I need to prevent him from adding new site! I disabled self-site creation and he still can ...
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User Profile Language Settings are not updated in MySite

I have an odd scenario. When I change the Language Preferences of a User using the Edit Profile Properties Page in the User Profile Service Application (SPS-MUILanguages ans SPS-ContentLanguages) the ...
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mysite is deleted and retention is for 30days. How to restore it from database?

I had a situation here where an active user deleted his mysite and it was also not available under recycle as it is set to 30days. We still have database backup and we got to know that the mysite is ...
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Microsoft.Office.Server.Microfeed.MicrofeedException. Internal error code: 28 SharePoint MySite

One of our users got this error when he tried to post something on his newsfeed Error Message : "Microsoft.Office.Server.Microfeed.MicrofeedException. Internal error code: 28. Contact your system ...
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SharePoint MySite Site Collection not creating for ADFS Users

I have the following Problem: MySite is working fine with User authenticating through NTLM, but now I've changed the configuration, so only ADFS authentication is enabled. The Problem is now, that ...
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Custom Tiles in App Launcher not Showing in MySites onPrem SP2016

I have SharePoint 2016 On-Prem and created a couple of new Tiles to appear in the App Launcher. I can get these to show on all Web Applications accept the MySites Web Application. Anyone experience ...
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Unmark My Site deletion from SharePoint 2013

We have an issue as follows: In SharePoint 2013 on-premise environment, due to sync problem active users my-sites were marked for deletion. We found it by active users managers got an notification ...
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How to remove My Site Host location in SharePoint 2016

I have a SharePoint 2016 farm where i have mentioned a My site host location. The farm does not want to use the Mysite functionality and hence i would like to remove that from my user profile service ...
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"Sites I'm following" shows old urls after Migration from SP13 to SP16

we have migrated from SharePoint 2013 to SharePoint 2016. We migrated User profile service application as per the Microsoft guideline. After migration, we see old URLs in "Sites I'm following" section ...
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SharePoint 2016 MySite Error - We're having trouble loading some parts of this page

I provisioned My Site Host in a new SharePoint 2016 environment. The root site is not loading and throws the following error: We're having trouble loading some parts of this page, but your documents ...
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SiteMaster site collection getting removed automatically from mysite content database

SiteMaster site collection is getting removed from mysite content database in SharePoint 2016 environment automatically when a new user with adfs identity initiate mysite creation.I have even restored ...
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Creation of personal My Site Site error

When users visit the My Site root page, they are greeted with the "We're Almost Ready!" message. Their My Site page is never created. When I check a users Personal Site Instantiation State, it shows ...
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Error in SP2016 "My Site Settings" Could not load the current My Site settings

Iam struggling to find out why I'm getting this error Could not load the current My Site settings when I try to configure "my site settings". This is SP2016 On-Premise environment with single App ...
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Can we Share a Newsfeed inside the MySite with specific user/s only, inside sharepoint enterprise 2013 on-premises

I am working on a SharePoint 2013 on-premises. and i have enabled the MySites creation for our users. but seems a user can add a Newsfeed inside his MySite, and can ONLY share it with either the ...
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sharepoint 2013 my site picture

hi if we upload users pictures in active directory does it appear in user my site picture? is there any way to do that because I upload one of user profiles picture in active directory it appear in ...
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How to delete SharePoint 2013 MySite UserPosts

I've created a new web application (e.g. bloggler.myspfarm.com) on my SharePoint 2013 farm and set up my site and it worked fine. I sent 2 posts on mysite. After that I removed this web application ...
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Mentioning someone will not send any email notifications

I am working an a sharepoint on-premises 2013. and inside the personal site i defined the following, mainly to get notified when someone mention me , as follow:- so now some users have mentioned me ...
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Mentioning someone in a normal discussion board list will not show the activity on the user's my-site under "NewsFeed">>"Mentions" section

I am working on a sharepoint farm 2013 on-premises, and i am facing this problem:- i added a new team site collection, and i enable the publishing features. then i add a new discussion board list. ...
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Settings User Profile Picture with PowerShell - wrong dimensions

we needed to restore the user profile pictures and succesfully did so. We copied all the images back to the "MySite/User Photos" library and ran the following script to map the images to the users: $...
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Use Note Boards, but MySite is disabled

I set up an Enterprise WIKI for our department. I want to add a Note Board to the pages in order to enable discussions on the articles. Unfortunately, the IT told me that MySite is disabled in general....
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Sharepoint 2016 MySite layout difference

I am encountering two different layouts of the mysite host (profile.aspx) in different environments, and cannot figure out why. The difference is that the profile picture switches from the left hand ...
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Default placeholder is not loading in my sites in SharePoint 2013?

I have created a new web application inside that I created MySite and configured User Profile Service. While accessing MySites, default placeholder is not loading. I checked the layouts and images ...
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Identify sharepoint mysites of users left the organisation

In our SP2013 farm, MySite Deletion job is not enabled. We are now in a situation where we have to identify the Mysites of users who had already left the organisation. How can this be identified? any ...
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Copying MySite Trending Tags Webpart

I am wanting to replicated the 'Trending tags' and the 'I'm following' webparts that you typically find on MySite pages. It's to accompany an already existing 'SiteFeed' webpart. I can't find either ...
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SharePoint 2010 User Profile Picture Synchronization - Missing Updates from ADS

right now i've got a problem where i can't get my head wrapped arround it: The User Profile Pictures within the Thumbnail Attribute of ADS were imported successfully. (Following this Guide) ...
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MySite as the Homepage

Is it possible to set the user's homepage as their customized mysite profile? I have a single site collection with the entry level site as our main intranet page. So when a user puts in http://...
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People Search Not working

People search is not working. By this I mean when I go to my MySite profile, I put a name in the search box and it lists no results. No documents, person, or even newsfeed posts I have with their name ...
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People search not working when accessing SharePoint web application out of intranet? User's my site is in different web application then I am working

People search not loading images for users..? User's my site is in different web application from Wher I am trying to do people search. Error Message when try to inspect it from browser is "Failed to ...
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How to disable just OneDrive for Business, but not the personal MySite?

AFAIK it is not possible to disable just the document library of the users' MySite. I guess it would be possible to remove the document library with a custom feature and feature stapling, but that ...
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My Site Url Question

We set up MySites (or my predesscor did) and the url is https://sp13mysites, but we would like it to sit below our main site. Is there a way to change the url and move it to (virtually) sit below main ...
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Set "Prompt users to create a team site under" link in self service site creation management using Powershell?

I want to set "Prompt users to create a team site under" link in self service site creation management under central admin using Powershell ?
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